Such a Fun Age by Kiley Reid

Such a Fun Age

Kiley Reid

fiction contemporary challenging reflective fast-paced

320 pages | first published 2019

Description

A striking and surprising debut novel from an exhilarating new voice, Such a Fun Age is a page-turning and big-hearted story about race and privilege, set around a young black babysitter, her well-intentioned employer, and a surprising connection ...
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Moods

reflective 72%
emotional 45%
challenging 40%
funny 33%
tense 23%
informative 17%
inspiring 10%
lighthearted 10%
hopeful 9%
sad 5%
dark 4%
mysterious 3%
adventurous 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 48%
fast 44%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 54% | A mix: 36% | Plot: 9% | N/A: 0%

Strong character development?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 27% | No: 11% | N/A: 0%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 53% | Yes: 27% | No: 17% | N/A: 0%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 94% | It's complicated: 3% | No: 1% | N/A: 0%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 6% | N/A: 0%

Average rating

3.95